6:00 pm Weather Report
Date: 16th October, 2021
Forecaster: E. Francis
Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair.
Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is fair.
Present temperature at Hewanorra Airport is 29°C or 84°F.
Today’s maximum temperature at Hewanorra Airport was 32°C or 90°F.
Wind at Hewanorra Airport is blowing from the east at 8 mph or 13 km/h.
Rainfall in the 24-hour period that ended at 2:00 pm today:
At Hewanorra Airport: nil. At GFL Charles Airport: nil.
Total rainfall for the month of October so far:
At Hewanorra Airport: 151.3 mm. At GFL Charles Airport: 203.5 mm.
Sunrise tomorrow: 5:55 am Sunset tomorrow: 5:43 pm
FORECAST FOR SAINT LUCIA VALID FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS
Winds will be blowing from between the southeast and east near
10 mph or 17 km/h, becoming lighter at times.
Weather: Fair to partly cloudy skies.
MARINE FORECAST FOR SEAS IN A 25 MILE OR 40 KM RADIUS FROM SAINT LUCIA
Tides for Castries Harbour: Low at 6:42 pm…High at 1:28 am.
Tides for Vieux Fort Bay: Low at 8:09 pm…High at 2:35 am.
Seas: Slight with waves 2 to 4 feet or 0.6 to 1.2 metres.
FORECAST FOR THE LESSER ANTILLES
Occasionally cloudy skies with some scattered showers over the Leeward islands.
Elsewhere, fair to partly cloudy skies with a few scattered showers.
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
Light to moderate southeasterly to easterly winds will continue around the Lesser Antilles during the next 24 hours.
A tropical wave located over the central Tropical Atlantic is moving westward near 15 mph or 24 km/h. This wave is expected to begin affecting the Lesser Antilles on Monday.
Another tropical wave located over the eastern Tropical Atlantic is moving westward at about 15 mph or 24 km/h.
Tropical cyclone formation is not expected over the Tropical Atlantic during the next five days.